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The purpose of the Foundation Certificate in Green IT is to certify that the candidate has gained knowledge of terminology, an understanding of key concepts and has comprehended the best practice principles of 'Green IT'.
Upon successful completion of the education and examination components related to this qualification, candidates can expect to have gained knowledge and understanding of the following areas:
The certificate is designed for all IT professionals and anyone who requires a fundamental understanding of the subject area, including managers for Corporate Social Responsibility, Procurement and Infrastructure, and those who need to understand what green IT can do for them and their organisation - irrespective of industry sector.
There are no formal entry requirements for accredited courses, but it is targeted at anyone involved in or interested in Green IT. It is also aimed at anyone within IT with relevant experience who wants to gain knowledge in this area or understand where their role fits in the wider environment of Green IT.
It is recommended that all candidates attend an approved training course run by an accredited Training Provider.
Further information about the Certificate in Green IT can be obtained from our Accredited Training Providers.
Green IT for Sustainable Business Practice: A Foundation Guide
This book provides a fundamental understanding of the importance of IT when trying to achieve an organisation’s green objectives. It gives advice and guidance on creating an action list to identify and address Green IT requirements.
Green IT: Managing your carbon footprint
This ebook looks at the various aspects related to the increased demand for green credentials and offers advice on how to incorporate sustainable practices into your business strategy.